Each week, we curate a few of our favorite articles for entrepreneurs and startups.

Speak… Unusually… Slowly…

Afraid to stand up in front of a crowd and give a presentation? Don’t be. The third most-watched TED Talks presenter of all time, like many of us, is a natural introvert. If you want to overcome your stage fright, try checking out Simon Sinek’s 7 tips to deliver speeches that inspire, inform, and entertain.

It’s Not a Walk in the Park

While owning and running your own business can be a rewarding endeavor, the road to success has some harsh realities for which you need to be prepared.

Make the Right Choices

Not all networking conferences are worth your time and money. But with so many options, how do you know which ones to go to? That’s where Inc.com comes in, with their list of 14 conferences every small-business owner should attend.

Photos courtesy of Inc.com and TED Blog